The sergeants major of the army: on leadership and the profession of arms quotations by and about the sergeants major of the army from the first 30 years of the position. A course of personal study and contemplation is an essential component for the individual development of every army professional each of us faces busy schedules every day and finding time to read and think is a recurring challenge but even as we train our units and physically condition our bodies. 110800apr14 page1 home of america's tank division iron soldiers the 3 cs task: teach your element the three c [s of the army profession conditions: discussion - question based. An army professional's dedication and adherence to the army values, and the profession's ethic as consistently and faithfully demonstrated in decisions and actions commitment. The army profession of arms write an argumentative essay that addresses whether the army is a profession of arms, what the criteria is, and what it means to be a.
Imperatives related to the army profession, mission command doctrine, human performance optimization, and overall combat readiness of the force the nco 2020 strategy is focused on. Gen martin dempsey has the right ideas about the military profession. The framework upon which professional military ethics rest have both a legal and a moral foundation the constitution, law and regulation, the core values of the individual military service, and the professional values of the military's officer and noncommissioned officer communities form the legal. As the army profession prepares for the environment that lies ahead,we must anticipate the unique ethical challenges the future will present, and remain committed to developing army professionals of character, competence, and commitment.
What defines the profession of arms mark gilchrist swj note: originally published by the australian army the professional standards councils suggest that 'a profession positions itself as possessing special knowledge and skills. The future of the army profession has 11 ratings and 0 reviews four years ago recognized scholars of the military, both in uniform and in civilian insti. The us army, and any other military organization, can continue to develop proficiency and its own organizational ethics without being quite so preoccupied with (the academic, sociological) concept of a profession. Professional army, the transformation of the army's organization, and the attitude of the american people will be analyzed in order to determine what sparked the professionalization of the american army. Ms ellen helmerson serves in the senior executive service as the deputy chief of staff for g1/4, us army training and doctrine command fort eustis, virgin.
America's military-a profession of arms the cjcs leads our profossion of arms he is the steward of our military profession, and with the joint chiefs is the keeper of our values, ethics, and standards. Nevertheless, he accompanied his infamies with so much ability of mind and body that, having devoted himself to the military profession, he rose through its ranks to be praetor of syracuse view in context. Is unique to the army profession and that we have an obligation to continue to expand on that body of expert knowledge for the benefit of the profession as army pro.
The army profession is built on six essential traits (trust of the american people, internal trustworthiness, military expertise, esprit de corps, honorable service, and stewardship of the profession), three attributes, three characteristics, and three foundations of civil-military relations (american values, the us constitution and statutes. On the other hand, i do recommend this book for anyone wanting to learn more about how the profession of arms has developed over time it would make a fine addition to your military history library if you have one, or serve as a great first addition, if you are thinking of starting one. This publication, army doctrine reference publication adrp 1-03 the army universal task list october 2015, provides the structure and content of the army universal task list (autl) the autl is intended to inform all members of the profession of arms. The us army campaign issues in todays world are growing more relevant by the day as a result it is increasingly important for the us army to launched the army white paper the profession of arms have you ever hear about this campaign before and are you part of it this white paper should meet a.
profession of arms 05 september 2014 characterizing the army as a profession is a widely debated issue some attest that the military employs a small cadre of professionals, yet this does not qualify the entire vocation as a profession. The us army 2013 approach with five elements and orme's four characteristics provides a guide to what the characteristics of the military profession might be in a contemporary sense using this as foundational material, i propose that there are four elements that comprise the enduring nature of the military profession. A uniform military code of ethics yet the military profession is set apart from that of a doctor or a lawyer by its lack of a unique code of ethics against which.